Workshops

Nov 5 2020

Live Coding in Supercollider

Joanne Armitage will show participants how to get started making music with code in SuperCollider, a powerful open-source platform for audio synthesis and algorithmic composition.

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Nov 7 2020 to Nov 14 2020

Parametric Thinking with Images

In this workshop, we will learn how to transform images into designs and patterns, or abstract them into 3D forms using Grasshopper3D. 

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Nov 10 2020 to Nov 12 2020

Immersive Audio: Experimental Sound Design in Unity3D

Join us to explore how to build adaptive and sonic environments using Unity3D, FMOD, and Ableton’s Max for Live. 

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Nov 17 2020 to Nov 19 2020

Generating Images with Shaders

Learn how to make algorithmic images and animations with GLSL shaders. 

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Nov 24 2020 to Nov 26 2020

Create a Discord Bot!

Together we will explore the wonderful world of online communities and learn how to use code to customize your own bot in Discord servers. 

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Oct 12, 2019

Staining for Microscopy

Join us for an in-depth workshop with visual artist and scientist Raddah Chaddah on how to mount stains and natural dyes made from saffron, beets, and blue-green algae, and prepare them for photography using the InterAccess microscopes.

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Oct 1 - 3, 2019

Live Vjing with Resolume

Discover infinite possibilities of Resolume Arena with Ilze Briede [Kavi] and learn how to run your own live visual show using the software, projectors, sound, and midi devices. The workshop will finish with an opportunity to showcase your work at a live music venue. 

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Sep 21 - 22, 2019

Art Writing & Criticism in the Digital Age

SOLD OUT -- In this two-day workshop, Sky Goodden will discuss the tools and strategies required to navigate the publishing field successfully, and will focus on the professional and practical realities of working in art writing, journalism, and criticism. Presented in collaboration with Critical Distance Centre for Curators (CDCC).

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Sep 14, 2019

Heavy Lifting, Light Machining

Get an introduction to the basic principles of machining with Naomi Dodds. Learn how to operate a milling machine and metal lathe to create a motor coupling with a shaft keyway. 

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Jul 27, 2019

Build Your Own Psychogeographic Noise Synth!

SOLD OUT -- In this hands on workshop, you will learn how to build your own experimental noise synthesizer - the Fort Processor! All the necessary components in kit format will be provided, as well as guidance to build your device from scratch. 

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Jul 16 - 23, 2019

Building Interactivity: An Introduction to Unity and Biosignals

Learn how to use the game engine Unity to construct an interactive digital experience with real-time biofeedback from the user.

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Jul 13, 2019

Intro to 3D Modeling: Digital Sculpting with Rhino

Join artist and architect Jaimie Howard for an introduction to the intricate 3D modeling program Rhino.

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Jul 6 - 20, 2019

PUFF! Create Inflatable Forms

SOLD OUT -- Are you interested in experimenting with the inflated form? Join us for a masterclass by Marcia Huyer and learn how to create your own large-scale inflatable sculpture from scratch. The workshop will finish with a collaborative outdoors presentation at Big on Bloor Festival. 

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Jun 25 - Jul 2, 2019

Slime Mold as Capacitive Storytelling

SOLD OUT -- Slime mold is a beautiful living monoculture. Due to its tendency to grow in the pattern of nodes and branches, new media bio-artists have been using it as a medium to represent everything from the functionality of the Internet to diaspora migration patterns of the human race.

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